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More People Are Inhaling Heroin, And It’s Destroying Brain Tissue

More People Are Inhaling Heroin, And It’s Destroying Brain Tissue

People living with opioid addiction are increasingly using the inhalation method to get high, warns a new review published Monday in JAMA Neurology. The technique known as “chasing the dragon”, which involves heating up heroin and inhaling its fumes through a pipe, may be safer in some ways than injection,…